Archive for September, 2011

Prospect Pulse: Buffalo 2012 – Help On The Way?

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Prospect Pulse: Buffalo 2012 – Help On The Way?

With September here, and the 2011 baseball season slipping from their grasp, the Mets find themselves on the outside looking in at the play-off picture, for the fifth season in a row. Despite the Amazin’s winning 7 of their last 8 games, they are completely out of contention, and will likely be playing out the […]

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No Einhorn? Now What?

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No Einhorn? Now What?

With the minority stake of the team to David Einhorn deal now dead in the water, the much-needed influx of cash that the Mets needed is dead with it. So what exactly does that mean for the team this winter and beyond? Well it has been said that the Mets will continue to look for […]

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Brooklyn Cyclones Clinch Playoff Berth!

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Brooklyn Cyclones Clinch Playoff Berth!

CYCLONES BEAT YANKEES AND CLINCH WILD CARD! I just wanted to update Pete’s post with the good news from Brooklyn… Congratulations to the Cyclones! Original Post: 9/2 2:30 PM With three games left against the Staten Island Yankees this weekend, the Brooklyn Cyclones are sitting in first place for the Wild Card entry of the […]

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Mets Hit Three HR’s, Mash Way Past Nationals 7-3

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Mets Hit Three HR’s, Mash Way Past Nationals 7-3

The offense, spearheaded by a David Wright three run shot in the first never let up, and R.A. Dickey pitched a quality six innings in the Mets 7-3 win against the Nationals. Game Notes R.A. Dickey had a good outing and the definition of a quality start, going six innings allowing three runs on nine […]

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The Underrated, Underappreciated Season of Pedro Beato

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The Underrated, Underappreciated Season of Pedro Beato

At first glance, Pedro Beato’s numbers have been nothing if not mediocre. And that’s true. But even at that very same first glance, its obvious Beato has had a decent season and has easily been more good than bad. And that alone puts him in rare company. The company he keeps as a Rule V […]

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Collin McHugh Dazzles, Strikes Out 11 In Complete Game Gem

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Collin McHugh Dazzles, Strikes Out 11 In Complete Game Gem

Last night, while making his final start of the season for the Binghamton Mets, Collin McHugh delivered his finest performance of what has been a breakthrough season for the young right-hander. McHugh struck out 11 batters and pitched a nine inning complete game masterpiece during the B-Mets’ 2-1 victory over the Erie SeaWolves. He allowed one run on […]

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Newly Acquired LHP Daniel Herrera Will Be With Team Tonight

An article by posted on September 2, 2011 0 Comments

Today’s Mets notes indicated that LHP Daniel Herrera will join the team tonight and will wear #19. Herrera, 26, was acquired yesterday as one of the two players to be named later as part of the deal that sent Francisco Rodriguez to the Milwaukee Brewers on July 12. The left-hander appeared in two games with the Brewers this season […]

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The Players Really Like The Blue “Los Mets” Jerseys

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The Players Really Like The Blue “Los Mets” Jerseys

Yesterday was Hispanic Heritage night at Citi Field which means those snazzy Blue and Orange “Los Mets” jerseys were worn once again. The first time these uniforms surfaced back in early August, the astounding amount of positive feedback toward them raised the question of whether the Blue and Orange jerseys should replace the current Black alternates. Last night, I […]

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Mets Topple Marlins 7-5 As Batista Wins 100th Career Game

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Mets Topple Marlins 7-5 As Batista Wins 100th Career Game

Miguel Batista pitched a solid game, and the Mets offense was buoyed by Marlins mistakes in their 7-5 win. Game Notes Miguel Batista, just recently called up and in his first MLB start as a Met, had a solid outing for his 100th career win. Batista went six innings, allowing two runs on six hits, […]

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Lucas Duda Just Keeps Thumping The Ball

An article by posted on September 1, 2011 0 Comments

Here are some interesting stats I gleaned from the Mets Notes today on Lucas Duda, who continues to rake and deliver key hits for the Mets. Lucas Duda delievered the game-winning RBI last night in the seventh inning of last night’s win against the Marlins. Duda has a very robust .517 batting average from the seventh inning […]

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